Senior Application Developer - Epic Analytics and Reporting

The University of Iowa

Job Reference #: 21002922

Position Summary:
UI Health Care Information Systems is seeking a Business Intelligence Developer to support a variety of key initiatives involving financial reporting for Critical Access and Rural Health Hospitals. Strong candidates will have demonstrated experience leveraging Epic Clarity data models and the Epic Cogito suite (Reporting Workbench, Radar Dashboard, Slicer Dicer, Crystal Reports, Cogito security) to drive customer outcomes. Expectations include technical fluency with SQL, strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills, the ability to interpret and evaluate user requests and offer appropriate solutions, and comprehensive validation of data services.

Core job duties include:
• Providing technical leadership, direction, and technical support for the development, configuration and ongoing maintenance to analytic components of Epic electronic health record systems. 
• Provide analysis, design, documentation, deve lopment, testing, implementation and maintenance of user interfaces, interactive reporting, dashboards, and data extracts.
• Partner in the education, support, and training of new staff members within critical access hospitals.
• Use OLAP and OLTP technologies along with knowledge of data warehouse/data marts to write SQL queries and retrieve data from relational databases. 
• Configure complex operational, project-related and strategic reporting using data from the electronic health record and related systems. 
• Perform data validation and integrated testing, recommend technical design and procedures for new or revised applications.
• Collaborate with developers to review code, orchestrate change management and document knowledge.

Health Care Information Systems (HCIS): Provides and supports information and communication systems and technology that facilitate quality patient care, progressive medical education, and innovative research.

HCIS services University of Iowa Health Care by providing comprehensive, high level support for patient care delivery, internal and external communication, technology innovation, medical education, and research. Creating and maintaining a positive, productive, and rewarding environment for information technology and communication staff

Pay Grade: https://hr.uiowa.edu/pay/pay-plans/professional-and-scientific-pay-structure-b
Salary: $65,000 to commensurate – Paygrade 5B
The University of Iowa offers a generous benefits package, including 24 days paid vacation per year to start and paid sick leave. Complete information regarding the full benefits package may be viewed at https://hr.uiowa.edu/benefits
Percent of Time: 100%
Location: 3281 Ridgeway Dr, Coralville, IA 52241
Staff Type: Professional & Scientific
Type of Position: Regular 

Position Qualifications:
Education Required

A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience. 

Required Qualifications 
• Typically 5-7 years of application development experience as a lead programmer or technical expert in a complex computing environment
• Knowledge of data warehouse fundamentals
• Strong experience in SQL with the ability to write complex queries and performance tune
• Proven track record of researching, organizing, analyzing, and synthesizing data to support effective decision making
• Demonstrated ability to work with multi-disciplinary teams to define system requirements and understand business reporting outcomes
• Demonstrated organizational and project management skills with the ability to multi-task and work independently, as well as cooperatively with others
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as strong customer service skills
• Demonstrated job-r elated experience with and/or commitment to diversity in a work/academic environment

Desired Qualifications 
• Epic certifications(s) related but not limited to the following: Clarity Data Model, Radar, Cogito Fundamentals, Cogito Tools Administration, EpicCare Ambulatory, EpicCare Inpatient, EpicCare Procedure Orders
• Experience working with financial reporting including professional and hospital billing
• Experience working with vendors to define system requirements, integration strategies, and implement interfaces. 
• Experience with Cogito Crystal Reports integration
• Experience working with technical and non-technical staff to refine and manipulate data using Microsoft Excel
• Experience supporting an EHR in a rural ambulatory or hospital setting 
• Experience providing education, support, and training of new staff members and customers

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Instructions:

In order to be considered, applicants must upload a resume (under submission relevant materials) that clearly addresses how they meet the listed required and desired qualifications of this position. A cover letter is desired as part of the application process. Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. This job may be removed from posting and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended.
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background and credential check. This position is not eligible for University sponsorship for employment authorization.

Job ID: 75367

Posted 14 days ago

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